How schoolgirls in western Kenya are rising up against FGM and child marriage (Thomson Reuters)

Octubre 11, 2013 - 13:00

10/11/2013 -- Thomson Reuters -- "How schoolgirls in western Kenya are rising up against FGM and child marriage" Nairobi Office Director Faiza Jama Mohamed on our call to action to the Kenyan government and local county governors to protect girls by enforcing FGM and child marriage laws.

For Kenyan girls in the Pokot region of Western Kenya, the August and December school holidays are particularly dangerous, as these are when mass female genital mutilation and child marriages are most likely to take place. [read more...]